February 19, 2024 - 14:41:31
Bobby J?s said the Housy has been consistent and the jig-bouncers have been seeing good catches for most of the winter. This method continues to work but it's also a good time to start throwing some swimming plugs as herring are showing sporadically in the river. There have been a few guys finding salmon success in the Naugatuck this week using spoons. Others have been hitting the TMA's and finding some decent trout bites there as well.
February 12, 2024 - 15:35:09
Bobby J?s said most of the guys they talk to are focused on the striper fishing in the Housatonic; reports have been solid, especially for mid-February. As usual, the night guys are getting the better-sized fish and soft plastics have been the best way to hook up. DEEP put a load of big broodstock salmon in the Naugatuck last week, which has fueled some excitment among local freshwater guys, and a few nice fish have already been reported.